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The Old Quarter's Hang Bac Temple

This was definitely the last temple of my Vietnamese visit. At least that’s what I told myself during my final days in Hanoi. I was enticed by the narrow passageway and then up steps. 52 more words


K&A In Thailandia: Arriving in BANGKOK and Lopburi

It’s been quite some time since Koko and Airec last got together for a blog post. Life has thrown us in all different directions but here we are now, traveling the rich lands of Thailandia. 755 more words


Faux pas

We tried our hardest to be respectful and observe the numerous rules of the Buddhist pagodas and religious sites of Myanmar. We did well; most of the time. 322 more words

SE Asia - March 2016

Gompas - The Buddhist Temples

Gompas are Buddhist temples, located in Tibet, Ladakh (India), Nepal, and Bhutan. Their design and interior details vary from region to region, however, all follow a general layout of a central prayer hall containing a Buddha statue, benches for the monks or nuns to engage in prayer or meditation and attached living accommodation. 199 more words


Buddhas, Buddhas and more Buddhas

Linh Buu Temple on the outskirts of Dalat seemed to be filled with sitting, standing or reclining Buddhas. 24 more words


Wat Pho วัดโพธิ์

After walking through the Grand Palace I hopped next door to Wat Pho. Wat Pho is a Buddhist temple (a royal one) and one of the oldest ones in Bangkok. 350 more words